Re: Sarge.tgz Installer Strangeness RaQ2
* David Thurman <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2004-07-30 10:09]:
> We tried stable, but must not be a port yet, we tried testing but it
> wouldn't recognize the whole drive nor did it include the auto-partition
Please use 'testing' for now until sarge is released as stable.
> We loaded a new 40 gig drive that was unformatted. For some reason the
> auto-partition feature will hang on the / partition formatting. Sometimes it
> would show 100% and yet the front LED would still be lit on the disk light.
> Other times it would show 0% with no HD activity.
How much RAM does your Cobalt have? Are you sure that this disk
works (has no hardware defects)?
> On the last attempt, the drive size was listed as 2.4 TB!!! Be nice
> if the installer was magically creating larger drives ;)
Was it shown as 2.4 TB only on the last attempt or before as well?